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Workplace discrimination, harassment charges down in Ohio

Discrimination and harassment charges in Ohio workplaces decreased last year, according to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 2013 report. EEOC’s report includes data from businesses with more than 100 employees, excluding federal contractors, to which different standards apply. Employers must legally provide the information, ...

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Panel discusses safety, myths of fracking

Panelists discuss the effect of Hydraulic fracturing on the environment. The panel held at COSI March 6. Credit: Sam Harrington / Lantern photographer

An Ohio State professor said too little is known about the process and effects of fracking to deem it safe or unsafe. The Thursday panel was part of Fracking Our Health, a discussion focused on separating fact from fiction on the issue of fracking. Hydraulic ...

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